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  • 8/12/15 9:19 am PDT
    ST. LOUIS & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) and Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) today announced early termination of the waiting period required under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, in connection with their merger agreement under which Centene will acquire all of the shares of Health Net in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6.8 billion, including the assumption of approximately $500 million of debtmore...
  • 8/4/15 6:00 am PDT
    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) today announced 2015 second quarter GAAP net income of $58.4 million, or $0.75 per diluted share, compared with GAAP net income of $120.9 million, or $1.49 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2014 and $30.0 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2015. In the second quarter of 2015, Health Net incurred approximately $26.4 million of pretax expenses primarily related to its previouslymore...
  • 8/3/15 8:00 am PDT
    Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) ("Health Net") announced today that it has commenced a consent solicitation with respect to its 6.375% Senior Notes due 2017 (CUSIP No. 422248 AA2) (the "Notes").Health Net is soliciting consents from holders of record as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on July 31, 2015 (such date and time, the "Record Date") to: (a) amend the defined term "Change of Control" in the Notes to provide that Health Net's merger (the "Merger") with subsidiaries of Centene Corporationmore...
  • 7/29/15 1:15 pm PDT
    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health Net, Inc. (NYSE:HNT) today announced that, as a result of the July 2, 2015, announcement that Health Net and Centene Corporation approved a definitive agreement under which Centene will acquire all of the shares of Health Net in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6.8 billion, including the assumption of approximately $500 million of debt, Health Net is cancelling its previously scheduled second quarter 2015more...
  • 7/16/15 1:30 pm PDT
    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health Net, Inc. (NYSE:HNT) expects to hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter 2015 earnings results on Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at approximately 12:00 noon Eastern time (9:00 a.m. Pacific time). Earnings results are expected to be announced before the market opens on the same day. The live conference call should be accessed at least 15 minutes prior to its start with the following numbers: (more...
  • 7/2/15 4:00 am PDT
    ST. LOUIS & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) and Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) announced that the Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Centene will acquire all of the shares of Health Net in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6.8 billion, including the assumption of approximately $500 million of debt. The combination of Centene and Health Net would create a leadingmore...
  • 6/24/15 1:15 pm PDT
    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 21 marked the official start of summer – a season that, while generally associated with outdoor fun, can also often bring a host of injuries and illnesses. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the most prevalent summer aliments are: Falls and sports injuries (resulting in strains, sprains, fractures or abrasions); Head injuries (such as from skateboarding,more...